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Short & Sweet Theatre and Short & Sweet Cabaret

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An annual part of Sydney’s theatre and now Cabaret scenes, Short & Sweet is a festival of 10 minute bites of stage performance. Writers submit scripts which are then given to directors to… Continue reading

Lucky Film Festival

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  Kai Raisbeck (left) with Lucky Film Festival co-director Sama Ky Balson Julian chatted with Lucky Film Festival co-director Kai Raisbeck about the festival. In it’s third year, the festival has an unconventionally… Continue reading

Top Girls

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Theatre in Sydney is definitely at it’s peak currently, particularly independent theatre, and the New Theatre has really presented a very strong program of plays this year. One of those plays is Top… Continue reading

Eastside Radiothon!

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Something Else this week is taking our show in support of our station – EastsideFM – and it’s current 30th Anniversay and Radiothon. There won’t be any guests this week, but we’ll be… Continue reading

MACMS – ALICE

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Musical societies aren’t often thought of in the same area as ‘alternative arts’, but when a society consists of a group of young people producing new work, ‘edgy’ and ‘alternative’ definitely do come… Continue reading

Dead Bird Society

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Sydney’s street art culture is burgeoning currently, and the main hub for the scene is the inner west. Julian had a chat to inner west based art collective Dead Bird Society about their… Continue reading

Psychedelics, Drug-Search Conspiracies and OZ Magazine in the 1960’s

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In radio, happy accidents are often the best. Originally expecting to have a chat with Psychedelic artist Roger Foley-Fogg about his upcoming retrospective at 107 Projects, this presenter (Julian) has a whole tide… Continue reading

First Draft Gallery

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First Draft Gallery has become an institution in Sydney’s art scene for over 2 decades, with solo and group shows from emerging and established artists. Julian had a chat to  directors Paul Williams and JD… Continue reading

Brent Thorpe – Too Old For TV

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Julian had a great chat this week with Sydney Writer/Performer/Comedian Brent Thorpe as his one-man show ‘Too Old For TV’ being remounted for this year’s Mardi Gras Festival. Brent’s show tackles subject matter… Continue reading

Kinema

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Last Thursday Julian had a chat to Reuben and Liam from Kinema, a ‘microcinema’ which holds screenings bi-weekly at AVUnion, a multipurpose art space in Leichhardt. The guys had a great chat discussing… Continue reading

SEXES Festival

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Julian chatted with Bec Dean and Lex Lindsay from SEXES, a new festival produced in conjunction with Performance Space and running at Carriageworks until Dec 1. SEXES explores and celebrates multiple perspectives of… Continue reading

In Transit – Sydney Web Series

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Last Thursday Julian had a chat to actor Nick Richard, producer and actor Maddy Butler and director Alastair Wharton from new web series In Transit. The new series focusses on a group of 20-somethings… Continue reading

IN TRANSIT

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Tune in to Something Else this Thurs 18th at 6pm where we’ll be chatting to the gang from new web series In Transit. Director Alastair Wharton, actor Nicholas Richard and producer / actor Maddy… Continue reading

Jurassic Lounge (Nick from The Festivalists)

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Julian spoke with Nick Jarvis from The Festivalists about the many Sydney-based projects the company has coming up. The non-profit organisation organises Jurassic Lounge, now in the fourth season of the event, as… Continue reading